Saving Money

March Makeover – Menu Planning

We are starting our MARCH MAKEOVER on my Christie Jarvis Connects Facebook page today!! One of the things we will be working on is organizing our lives by using some simple methods of planning.  You save SO much money and time when you actually plan your meals.  Not to mention, it is MUCH healthier! The first thing I […]

Kroger Clearance Deals

I went to Kroger last night to get a few boxes of the Kellogg’s cereal in the three day sale and as always, I checked the clearance shelf.  I found these bottles of Old Spice Body Wash for $1.99, quickly did a search using the coupon database that I have bookmarked on my Droid and […]

Sid the Science Kid Discovery Day

When I was a home childcare provider, we watched Sid the Science Kid every morning on PBS and the kids loved it! My youngest, who was about 8 when we first started watching it, had me record it just in case he missed something important!  HA HA He loved the way that Sid and his […]

Freebie Friday 9-16

In case you missed some, here are the FREEBIES that posted on my Facebook page today.  Swagbucks is my favorite freebie of all!  You earn Swagbucks just for searching the web.  I earned a bunch while searching for these freebies for us! If you haven’t signed up yet, get on over there and get started.  They’ll […]

Freebie Friday 9-9

In case you missed some, here are the FREEBIES that posted on my Facebook page today. My all time favorite freebie is Swagbucks.  You earn Swagbucks just for searching the web.  I earned a bunch while searching for these freebies for us! If you haven’t signed up yet, get on over there and get started.  They’ll […]

Freebie Friday 9-2

In case you missed some, here are the FREEBIES that posted on my Facebook page today. My all time favorite freebie is Swagbucks.  You earn Swagbucks just for searching the web.  I earned a bunch while searching for these freebies for us! In honor of Labor Day, they are running a promotion where you can collect […]

Happy Monday

Today was my 4th Monday of not having my daycare kids here…oddly enough though, it was the FIRST one that I have not had somewhere to go since I closed. I did get up this morning and head out for my walk and then spent some time enjoying coffee with the King outside at the […]

Freebie Friday 8-26

In case you missed some, here are the FREEBIES that posted on my Facebook page today. My all time favorite freebie is Swagbucks. Use the swagbar to search the web and earn swagbucks. There are also other ways to earn swagbucks by doing surveys and searching for codes but if you don’t want to do those, just […]

Freebie Friday 8-19

In case you missed some, here are the FREEBIES that posted on my Facebook page today.  There were some that I just shared from other FB pages so you still might want to check out my FB page to see if you missed any. Earn LOTS of Freebies just for using Swagbucks to search the […]

Caring with Coupons

I frequently give away things that I have gotten for free or very cheap to charitable organizations but this week I had the honor of blessing an individual personally by sharing my abundance. I was talking to a friend one day and she mentioned that she couldn’t get groceries until payday and that there was […]